steamed artichokes and honey mustard dip!

today i went to fubon, an asian market in portland, because my friend wanted to get his girlfriend some hello kitty stuff and i needed some frozen dumplings. when we were walking through the produce section, i noticed that their selection of artichokes looked a lot more fresh than the artichokes i had seen at safeway the other day. then, my friend pointed out that they were only 89 cents and i was sold. i bought four. when i got home, i steamed up one for me and one for benny and served it with a homemade honey mustard.

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STEAMED ARTICHOKE W/ HONEY MUSTARD

  • 2 artichokes
  • 4 cloves of garlic
  • 2 tbs oliveoil
  • 1/4 cup mayo
  • 1 tbs honey
  • 1tbs yellow mustard
  • 1 tbs lemon

cut the tops and stem off of your artichoke and also clip the top off of each leaf.

rub 1tbs olive oil on/in each artichoke and stick 2 cloves of garlic in each

boil water in a large saucepan w/ steaming tray

steam artichokes for 45 mins

in the meantime, mix mayo, honey and yellow mustard until smooth, then, add lemon.

dip leaves and heart into your sauce and enjoy!

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Comments

  1. Michael B says:

    I just found your blog and you make some great things. Have you tried grilling your artichokes? My wife loves them almost more than she loves me.

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